D'Arthur Cowan | WR | 6-3 | 180 | Olive Branch, Miss. (Olive Branch HS)
After leading Olive Branch to the 2011 Mississippi 6A state championship, Cowan heads to Fayetteville to join the UA wide receiving corps. He was rated as the No. 7 player in Mississippi by Rivals.com and as the No. 9 player in the state by 247Sports.com. In 2011, Cowan made 63 receptions totaling 1,255 yards and 15 touchdowns, all single-season school records, as the Conquistadors put together a perfect 15-0 season. His senior season, after which he was selected to play in the Mississippi/Alabama All-Star Game, also featured two of the four highest single-game receiving yards performances in Olive Branch history, including a school-record 214 yards vs. Columbus. As a junior, Cowan caught 38 passes for 658 yards and eight touchdowns and the Conquistadors advanced to the second round of the state playoffs. He selected the Razorbacks after also receiving interest from Mississippi State, Ole Miss and North Carolina. He was coached at Olive Branch by Scott Samsel.